Office & Commercial

What Is Crime Displacement and Why Does It Matter to Your Business?

Posted by Alex Godwin-Austen on September 15, 2021

Every city experiences it. One neighborhood would be a low-crime area for decades and then crime starts climbing. You know this happens when neighborhood stores start installing bars on the windows and doors. There are also crime-ridden neighborhoods that flip flop and become…

Why Access Control Matters Greatly for Offices, Apartments, and Retailers

Posted by Matthew Clark on August 19, 2021

Even if everyone gets vaccinated today, we'll likely never return to 2020 normal. If there's one thing you can count on is that we'll have a different reality. Many businesses have pivoted and may switch to a hybrid work setting where employees would go into the office a few…

Infographic: The Video Surveillance Safety Checklist

Posted by Jeff Purtell on August 14, 2021

When you’re looking for an effective video surveillance solution for your business, there are many things to consider. What kinds of cameras should you use? Where should you put them? What kind of network do you need to support the system? It can be daunting to think about. You…

Office Trespasser Tampering with Electrical Box

Posted by David Charney on August 12, 2021

Destruction from vandalism can take time and sometimes top dollar to repair. This can negatively affect your office building’s normal operations and working conditions for tenants.

5 Office Security Challenges You Need to Solve Before Reopening

Posted by David Charney on August 11, 2021

Thanks to the pandemic, many employees worked from home for the first time in their lives. Now it's like a Pandora's Box for these companies. Once workers have experienced it, they may not want to ever go back to the office. Granted, there are some employees who cannot wait to…

5 Trends in Physical Security Industry Worth Knowing About

Posted by Matthew Clark on July 13, 2021

The many recent hackings have caused companies to shift their focus, time and energy on cybersecurity. Sometimes to the detriment of physical security. The need for cybersecurity is not in question. No company wants to end up in the news or put their customers' information at…

A Little Loitering Leads to Apprehension

Posted by Rick Charney on June 29, 2021

Many incidents and crimes occur at commercial properties without any knowledge or information known by property owners/managers. Stealth trained security professionals look for suspicious activity during the night as if a landlord or property manager were watching their property…

How Can You Take Video Surveillance to the Next Level?

Posted by Jason Penny on June 14, 2021

Some people may think of artificial intelligence as having to do with robots. Part of that stems from fictional movies where robots start thinking for themselves and try to rid the world of humans. AI's use goes far beyond robotics. Additionally, The Guardian references Pew…